Re: 2.4.18 assertion failure in journal_commit_transaction

From: Brett Dikeman (
Date: Tue Jun 04 2002 - 14:42:35 EST

At 12:21 PM -0700 6/4/02, Stephane Charette wrote:

>Didn't RH 2.4.18-4 fix an ext3 bug on SMP?
>Is this related to what you saw?

Yep, I'd say that covers it pretty well. Lesson learned: rpm
changenotes are pretty worthless for quickly figuring out what was
fixed from the perspective of someone who does not follow what the
various patches encompass/fix.

Thanks for the quick(and helpful!) reply, Stephane. Earns the award
for Most Diplomatic, too :-)

Sorry for the waste of time/space/bandwidth, folks! Thought I had
done my homework on this one(hey, I even read the bug-reporting faqs


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